These moisture-producing systems, in proper moderation, aid in producing an ideal agricultural climate in Virginia, ... Moisture is delivered to Virginia by storms that move inward from the Gulf of Mexico, the Caribbean Sea. and the ... Three major floods a August 14-18, 1940; August 19-21, 1969 (Hurricane Camille); and June 21-24. ... This slow movement produced nearly 36 hours of rainfall at some locations in the State. ... Some documentation of earlier floods also is available.
|Title||:||National water summary|
|Author||:||Geological Survey (U.S.)|